WASHINGTON - Criminals used stolen data to gain access to past tax returns of more than 100,000 people through an application on the Internal Revenue Service's website, the agency said on Tuesday.
In this April 13, 2014, file photo, the Internal Revenue Service Headquarters building is seen in Washington. Thieves used an online service provided by the IRS to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, the agency said Tuesday.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's popularity must be soaring among her global central bank peers. The dollar has surged against other developed-market currencies, reaching an almost eight-year high versus the yen, since the end of last week, when she ...
By Daniel Kruger Forget 2015. The real play for bond traders is 2016. For years, the $12.6 trillion US Treasury market has signalled - correctly - that the Federal Reserve was too optimistic in its outlook for the economy and interest rates.
SAPPORO, Japan May 27 Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Kikuo Iwata said on Wednesday the timing for achieving the bank's 2 percent inflation target has been "somewhat delayed" from its initial projection.